made-to-measure

  • 1 Made to measure — typically refers to clothing that is sewn from a standard sized base pattern. A tailored suit is a common example of a made to measure garment. The fit of a made to measure garment is expected to be superior to that of a ready to wear garment,… …

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  • 2 made-to-measure — UK US adjective COMMERCE ► used to describe something that is specially made to fit a particular customer, room, etc.: made to measure curtains/footwear/suits, etc. »The company sells made to measure suits. »The containers are available in a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 made-to-measure — • made to measure • tailor made adj Made to fit a special set of measurements or needs. John has a new made to measure suit. The club is tailor made for Jane. Syn.: made to order …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 4 made-to-measure — adj made to measure clothes, curtains etc are specially made to fit ≠ ↑off the peg …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 made to measure — see under ↑made • • • Main Entry: ↑measure …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 6 made-to-measure — adjective made to fit a particular person. Clothes that have not been made for a particular person are ready to wear or off the rack …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 made-to-measure — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : fashioned to measurements specifically required one may have one s personal idiosyncrasies built into the made to measure garment S.D.Barney * * * /mayd teuh mezh euhr/, adj. (of a garment, shoes, etc.) made in… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 8 Made-to-Measure —    Clothing that is made to an individual s body shape by creating and fitting on a custom made dress form, from body measurements, or from a bodyscanned image. Made to measure clothing had been very popular until the introduction of ready to… …

    Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • 9 made-to-measure — /ˌmeɪd tə meʒə/ adjective made to fit the requirements of the customer ● made to measure kitchen cabinets ● a made to measure suit …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 10 made-to-measure — or[tailor made] {adj.} Made to fit a special set of measurements or needs. * /John has a new made to measure suit./ * /The club is tailor made for Jane./ Syn.: MADE TO ORDER …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 made-to-measure — or[tailor made] {adj.} Made to fit a special set of measurements or needs. * /John has a new made to measure suit./ * /The club is tailor made for Jane./ Syn.: MADE TO ORDER …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 made-to-measure — ADJ: usu ADJ n A made to measure suit, shirt, or other item of clothing is one that is made by a tailor to fit you exactly, rather than one that you buy already made in a shop …

    English dictionary

  • 13 made-to-measure — adjective Date: 1900 fashioned to measurements specifically required ; custom made < a made to measure suit > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 made-to-measure — adjective made to measure clothes are specially made to fit you …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 made-to-measure — made′ to meas′ure adj. clo (of clothing) custom made • Etymology: 1925–30 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 made-to-measure — /ˈmeɪd tə mɛʒə/ (say mayd tuh mezhuh) adjective (of clothes, etc.) made to fit an individual; made to fit individual requirements; made to order …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 made to measure — sewn especially for a specific person; made to order, made according to special instructions …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 made-to-measure — UK / US adjective made to fit a particular person. Clothes that have not been made for a particular person are ready to wear or off the peg …

    English dictionary

  • 19 made-to-measure — /mayd teuh mezh euhr/, adj. (of a garment, shoes, etc.) made in accordance with a specific individual s measurements. Cf. ready to wear. [1925 30] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 20 made-to-measure — adjective Designed and made to individual specifications …

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